Jazz In Town: November Ushers In More Jazz To Enjoy

 We enter November with more incredible jazz for us to enjoy.  Visits from out of town in the month as well as great local jazz.  Read on… Featured Events Mareike Wiening “Metropolis Paradise” Friday, November 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Pausa Art House, 19 Wadsworth StreetBuffalo, NY 14201 United States + Google Map $10 The outcome is an extraordinary program […]

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Jazz In Town: Music Notes From New York

This week we welcome jazz notes from New York as the Bill Charlap Trio makes an apppearance at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery Art of Jazz Seies.  Plenty of amazing jazz happening this fall also!  Read on… Featured Events The Bill Charlap Trio concert at the Art of Jazz Series is SOLD OUT!!  There will be […]

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Jazz In Town: Jam Packed With Jazz!

The Buffalo area welcomes back jazz legend and great Billy Cobham along with Randy Brecker, as well as, other guests in the jam-packed week ahead of jazz.  Read on… Featured Events Billy Cobham and the Crosswinds Project Tuesday, October 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm The Tralf, 622 Main StreetBuffalo, NY 14202 United States + Google Map $27 – $30 TRALF […]

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Art of Jazz Series Finds New Home In The Mary Seaton Room At Kleinhans Music Hall

With the impending two-year hiatus of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery for expansion, the museum’s long-running Art of Jazz series will find a temporary new home in 2020 in the Mary Seaton Room at Kleinhans Music Hall. The series will be rechristened as the Art of Jazz at the Philharmonic series. During the past two decades, […]

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AKG Art Of Jazz Series Returns For One More: Presenting The Bill Charlap Trio

Before the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the held in high-esteem Art of Jazz Series goes on hiatus for two years, the series producers and the gallery will present one more concert. To the delight of the many fans of the series. The Albright-Knox Art Gallery’s Art of Jazz series will present the Bill Charlap Trio, […]

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Edmar Castaneda Trio Ends 2018-2019 Art Of Jazz Series On High Note Of Faith And Love

In a moving and electrifying performance, the Edmar Castaneda Trio mesmerized a sold-out audience at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery Art of Jazz Series.  Joined by David Sillman on drums/percussion and Shlomi Cohen on soprano sax, the trio brought the audience to its feet for a closing rousing standing ovation. With much intrigue, the audience waited […]

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Jazz Phenomenon Edmar Castaneda To Close 2018-2019 AKG Art Of Jazz Series

One of the hallmarks of the Art of Jazz series at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery is that in addition to presenting some of the greatest artists in jazz history, it also introduced an entire generation of jazz leaders making their first appearances in the region (The Bad Plus, Cecile McClorin Salvant, Gregory Porter, Kurt Elling, […]

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The Voice And Music Of Carla Bley

In our recent article on Carla Bley, The Musical Journey Of Carla Bley, we looked at Bley’s lifelong endeavors in music. In this article, we present a collection of interviews and podcasts for further in-depth retrospectives on a living legend in jazz history. Carla Bley “Trios” with bassist Steve Swallow and saxophonist Andy Sheppard appear […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Comes Out After The Deep Freeze

After a few days of blizzard conditions, driving bans, and being cooped up inside, it’s time to get out and hear some jazz!  And, there will be plenty of jazz out in the Greater Buffalo area to enjoy! The variety of jazz available will mean something for everyone. Featured Event Yan Carlos Artime – Afro-Cuban […]

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Joe Lovano Debuts Intimate Beauty Of Trio Tapestry

The Grammy Award Winning composer, arranger, and jazz saxophonist, Joe Lovano, debuted the first live performance of his new major works with ECM Records, Trio Tapestry, on Sunday, January 27.  The concert, held at Albright-Knox Art Gallery as part of the Art of Jazz Series, was the trio’s first-ever outing since the Trio Tapestry album […]

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